…And we’re back. Hope your holiday weekend was grand if you celebrated. For my non-U.S. readers, we all took an extended weekend to honor Independence Day with fireworks, grilled foods and good company. Now it’s time to get back to the business of providing some fine new music for you to listen to and enjoy. Today’s Pick Your Poison includes some nice tracks from C. Gibbs (a couple days late for the holiday…my fault), DIV I DED, The Hate Eighties and HOT16 (ft. EPP & Elton Cray). In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from AFX (aka Aphex Twin), The Age of L.U.N.A, Crystal Castles, The Lighthouse & The Whaler, Little Boots, Midnight, Mueller_Roedelius, Painted Palms and Julio Bashmore’s remix of the latest Disclosure single.
Welcome to July! That holiday weekend is getting closer and closer. Celebrate a bit with today’s Pick Your Poison. Enjoy tracks from Bellwire, House of Blondes, Jet Trash, Meghann Wright and We Came From Wolves. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Beach House, Blood Orange, DonMonique (ft. Slayter & Danny Brown), Helado Negro, ON AN ON, Prince, Puro Instinct, The Walters and YAWN.
There are some fun tracks in today’s Pick Your Poison that I hope you’ll really enjoy. Don’t miss cuts from Broke Royals, The Delay in the Universal Loop, Jesse Payne, Owen Pallett and Tearjerker. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Blank Realm, High Rule, Jess Penner, Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid, Raw Meat, The Road Chief (aka Mark McGuire), Toro y Moi, Ty Dolla $ign (ft. Future & Rae Sremmurd) and Wavves x Cloud Nothings.
Shake away some of those Monday blues with the knowledge that 4th of July weekend will be here soon enough. Also maybe enjoy some tracks in today’s Pick Your Poison. Great stuff includes Memory Maze, Philly Swain (ft. Christina Milian & YG), Reverieme and Sentinel. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Abra, Air Waves, Arkells (covering Tobias Jesso Jr.), Frog Eyes, Nero, Samantha Urbani, The Sediment Club, Tijuana Panthers and St. Lucia’s remix of a Joywave cut.
Cheers to the forthcoming weekend, our last in June for 2015. Long may it reign. There’s some nice treats in today’s Pick Your Poison, specifically from Kissing Party, Pearl Charles, Pesky! and Telegraph Canyon. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Best Girl Athlete, Daniel Pearson, Future, Idjut Boys, Nervosas, Raw Fabrics, Toro y Moi (ft. Kool A.D. & SAFE), Veruca Salt, plus Pete Rock’s remix of a Panda Bear track.
There are some fun, summery tracks in today’s Pick Your Poison that you’ll want to check out. Specifically, downloads from Buku, Deceptikon, Kitty and Lightouts are quite worth your time. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Advance Base, Atlas Genius, Blackheart Honeymoon, Deer Tick (covering The Hold Steady), HI-LO, Lupa J, Mas Ysa and Paige Young, among others.
Today’s edition of Pick Your Poison features some quality tracks from DIV I DED, Erik Nilsson, Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers, Twin Ponies and Twin Within. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Beach Baby, Dam-Funk, Farao, Heathered Pearls, Kisses, Lauryn Hill (covering Nina Simone), Monogold and White Reaper.
Happy Day After Father’s Day! It’s otherwise known as Monday. If you’re a father, I hope your Sunday was grand. If you’re not a father, Maury Povich may want to speak with you about that. I kid, I kid. Let’s get to today’s Pick Your Poison, shall we? There’s some delightful tracks in this set from Animal Reporters, HoneyChrome, James Mackenzie and Stars of the Lid. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Brendan Dalton, Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell (of Band of Horses) covering Talking Heads, Janet Jackson, Karmin, OD, Slime, Tink and Widowspeak, among others.
Ah, Thursday. We’re almost to the weekend! The anticipation is even stronger during the summer months, I think. There’s some good energy tracks in today’s Pick Your Poison to help you make it through the next couple of days, including ones from Baron Bane, Little Wolves, Purple, Snowbride, swim good x Merival and Zervas and Pepper. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from 45 ACP, Alessandro Cortini, Emmy Wildwood, Little May, Mercury Rev, Say Hi, Steven A Clark, Thundercat and Wolkoff x The Hood Internet.
Your mid-week edition of Pick Your Poison features some interesting and fun tracks from Cherry Glazerr, Cusses, I Am The Albatross, Moon Boots and My Pleasure. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Bizzarh, The Dear Hunter, D.R.A.M., Emergency Tiara, EZTV, Lazyeyes, Mountain Language, Parquet Courts and Wild Ones.
Before we get started, a quick congratulations to the Chicago Blackhawks, who last night took home their third Stanley Cup in six years! This isn’t a sports site, but it is a Chicago one, so that’s about all anyone can talk about in my world today. As for everyone else, there’s some tasty tracks in today’s Pick Your Poison to enjoy. Allow me to recommend cuts from Empire Machines, Errant Boy, Jet Trash, Ryder Bach and Stereodyssey. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Baio, Calvin Love, The Dirty Blonde, Double Duchess (covering Grace Jones), Escapists, The Holydrug Couple, Little Boots, The Radio Dept. and Skylar Spence (fka Saint Pepsi).
Well, it’s a Monday, which is never great. But there’s a big time hockey game on tonight, which could turn out really great for my fellow Chicago fans. Let’s bring the mood up a bit with today’s Pick Your Poison, shall we? There’s some good downloads in this set from Hot Since 82, Summer Fiction, Superpoze, Sy Jones and Without. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Ana Sia x Ellie Herring, Astronauts etc., Ausmuteants, Bodies Be Rivers, London O’ Connor, N.A.S.A. (ft. Lizzo), Ron Flieger, Smokey and Weaves.
The final edition of Pick Your Poison before the weekend includes some quality downloads from Gemini Club, Gene Serene, Kissing Party, Robbie Flanagan and Sleepy Hahas. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Heather Woods Broderick, I’lls, Jacco Gardner, Keys N Krates (ft. Katy B), Mikael Seifu, Natalic McCool and Wolf Alice, among others.
Woof. I’m still recovering from the incredible My Morning Jacket show I attended last night. If you’re in Chicago and don’t have plans to see them during their three-night residency at the Chicago Theatre, you’re very much missing out. You’ll also be missing out if you don’t give today’s Pick Your Poison a once-over, as there are some great downloads in this set from Daphni (Caribou side project), Jet Trash, Sara Lov, Savage Sister and W I N T E R. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from The Cairo Gang, Destruction Unit, Goblin Rebirth, HeCTA, High Tides, Jai Wolf, The Lighthouse and the Whaler, Mutoid Man and more.
It’s been a pretty busy and somewhat stressful Tuesday for me. How about you? Maybe a healthy dose of Pick Your Poison will perk things up. Don’t miss tracks in this set from DAWN, Dylan Fox and the Wave, Emma Heartbeat and the team up of J Mascis x Kim Gordon. In the Soundcloud section after the jump, stream songs from Dam-Funk, Dave Monks, Debbie Neigher, Empress Of, Gardens & Villa, jj, Mas Ysa (ft. Nicole Miglis of Hundred Waters), Phil Cook (of Megafaun) and Richard Thompson.